By Magnus J. Wenninger

ISBN-10: 0521069173

ISBN-13: 9780521069175

ISBN-10: 0521098599

ISBN-13: 9780521098595

By Magnus J. Wenninger

ISBN-10: 0521069173

ISBN-13: 9780521069175

ISBN-10: 0521098599

ISBN-13: 9780521098595

types of the normal and semi-regular polyhedral solids have involved humans for hundreds of years. The Greeks knew the best of them. seeing that then the variety of figures has grown; seventy five are identified at the present time and are known as, extra regularly, 'uniform' polyhedra. the writer describes easily and thoroughly the right way to make versions of the entire identified uniform polyhedra and a few of the stellated varieties. totally illustrated with drawings and images, this can be the 1st useful consultant to creating those problematic and gorgeous solids.

By Sungbok Hong,John Kalliongis,Darryl McCullough,J. Hyam Rubinstein

ISBN-10: 3642315631

ISBN-13: 9783642315633

This paintings issues the diffeomorphism teams of 3-manifolds, particularly of elliptic 3-manifolds. those are the closed 3-manifolds that admit a Riemannian metric of continuous optimistic curvature, referred to now to be precisely the closed 3-manifolds that experience a finite primary team. The (Generalized) Smale Conjecture asserts that for any elliptic 3-manifold M, the inclusion from the isometry staff of M to its diffeomorphism workforce is a homotopy equivalence. the unique Smale Conjecture, for the 3-sphere, was once confirmed by means of J. Cerf and A. Hatcher, and N. Ivanov proved the generalized conjecture for lots of of the elliptic 3-manifolds that include a geometrically incompressible Klein bottle.

The major effects determine the Smale Conjecture for all elliptic 3-manifolds containing geometrically incompressible Klein bottles, and for all lens areas L(m,q) with m a minimum of three. extra effects suggest that for a Haken Seifert-fibered three manifold V, the gap of Seifert fiberings has contractible elements, and except a small checklist of identified exceptions, is contractible. massive foundational and heritage

By Mohammed Hichem Mortad

ISBN-10: 9814583812

ISBN-13: 9789814583817

The e-book deals a very good advent to topology via solved routines. it truly is customarily meant for undergraduate scholars. so much workouts are given with precise solutions.

**Contents:**

*Exercises and Solutions:*- General Notions: units, capabilities et al.
- Metric Spaces
- Topological Spaces
- Continuity and Convergence
- Compact Spaces
- Connected Spaces
- Complete Metric Spaces
- Function Spaces

**Readership:** Undergraduate scholars and academics in topology.

By V.I. Arnol'd,S.P. Novikov,G. Wassermann,A. Dzhamay,B.A. Dubrovin,A.B. Givental',Alexandre Kirillov,I.M. Krichever

ISBN-10: 3540626352

ISBN-13: 9783540626350

ISBN-10: 3642082971

ISBN-13: 9783642082979

From the reports of the 1st edition:"... right here ... a wealth of fabric is displayed for us, an excessive amount of to even point out in a assessment. ... Your reviewer used to be very inspired via the contents of either volumes (EMS 2 and 4), recommending them with none restriction." Mededelingen van het Wiskundig genootshap 1992

By Vadim Kaimanovich,Klaus Schmidt,Wolfgang Woess

ISBN-10: 3110172372

ISBN-13: 9783110172379

Recent advancements convey that likelihood tools became an important software in such diverse components as statistical physics, dynamical structures, Riemannian geometry, team thought, harmonic research, graph thought and desktop science.

This quantity is an end result of the distinctive semester *2001 - Random Walks *held on the Schrödinger Institute in Vienna, Austria. It comprises unique learn articles with non-trivial new techniques in accordance with purposes of random walks and comparable tactics to Lie teams, geometric flows, actual versions on countless graphs, random quantity turbines, Lyapunov exponents, geometric crew idea, spectral concept of graphs and strength idea. Highlights are the 1st survey of the idea of the stochastic Loewner evolution and its purposes to percolation concept (a new swiftly constructing and extremely promising topic on the crossroads of likelihood, statistical physics and harmonic analysis), surveys on expander graphs, random matrices and quantum chaos, mobile automata and symbolic dynamical platforms, and others.

The members to the quantity are the top specialists within the sector. The ebook will supply a necessary resource either for energetic researchers and graduate scholars within the respective fields.

By Walter A. Poor

ISBN-10: 0070504350

ISBN-13: 9780070504356

ISBN-10: 048645844X

ISBN-13: 9780486458441

Useful for self reliant examine and as a reference paintings, this creation to differential geometry gains many examples and workouts. It defines geometric constitution by way of specifying the parallel shipping in a suitable fiber package deal, concentrating on the easiest instances of linear parallel delivery in a vector bundle.

The therapy opens with an introductory bankruptcy on fiber bundles that proceeds to examinations of connection conception for vector bundles and Riemannian vector bundles. extra issues contain the function of harmonic idea, geometric vector fields on Riemannian manifolds, Lie teams, symmetric areas, and symplectic and Hermitian vector bundles. A attention of different differential geometric buildings concludes the textual content, together with surveys of attribute periods of primary bundles, Cartan connections, and spin structures.

The therapy opens with an introductory bankruptcy on fiber bundles that proceeds to examinations of connection conception for vector bundles and Riemannian vector bundles. extra issues contain the function of harmonic idea, geometric vector fields on Riemannian manifolds, Lie teams, symmetric areas, and symplectic and Hermitian vector bundles. A attention of different differential geometric buildings concludes the textual content, together with surveys of attribute periods of primary bundles, Cartan connections, and spin structures.

By Vladimir Leonidovich Popov

ISBN-10: 3540208380

ISBN-13: 9783540208389

The e-book covers subject matters within the concept of algebraic transformation teams and algebraic types that are greatly on the frontier of mathematical research.

By Michel Coornaert

ISBN-10: 3319197932

ISBN-13: 9783319197937

Translated from the preferred French version, the objective of the ebook is to supply a self-contained creation to intend topological measurement, an invariant of dynamical platforms brought in 1999 through Misha Gromov. The ebook examines how this invariant used to be effectively utilized by Elon Lindenstrauss and Benjamin Weiss to respond to a long-standing open query approximately embeddings of minimum dynamical platforms into shifts.

A huge variety of revisions and additions were made to the unique textual content. bankruptcy five includes a wholly new part dedicated to the Sorgenfrey line. chapters have additionally been extra: bankruptcy nine on amenable teams and bankruptcy 10 on suggest topological size for non-stop activities of countable amenable teams. those new chapters include fabric that experience by no means prior to seemed in textbook shape. The bankruptcy on amenable teams relies on Følner’s characterization of amenability and should be learn independently from the remainder of the book.

Although the contents of this publication lead on to a number of energetic components of present examine in arithmetic and mathematical physics, the must haves wanted for analyzing it stay modest; basically a few familiarities with undergraduate point-set topology and, with a view to entry the ultimate chapters, a few acquaintance with easy notions in staff conception. *Topological size and Dynamical Systems* is meant for graduate scholars, in addition to researchers attracted to topology and dynamical structures. a number of the themes handled within the booklet without delay bring about study parts that stay to be explored.

By Bruce A. Magurn

ISBN-10: 0521106583

ISBN-13: 9780521106580

ISBN-10: 0521800781

ISBN-13: 9780521800785

this can be an creation to algebraic K-theory without prerequisite past a primary semester of algebra (including Galois idea and modules over a vital perfect domain). The presentation is sort of solely self-contained, and is split into brief sections with routines to enhance the tips and recommend extra traces of inquiry. No adventure with research, geometry, quantity conception or topology is thought. in the context of linear algebra, K-theory organises and clarifies the relatives between excellent category teams, team representations, quadratic kinds, dimensions of a hoop, determinants, quadratic reciprocity and Brauer teams of fields. via together with introductions to plain algebra issues (tensor items, localisation, Jacobson radical, chain stipulations, Dedekind domain names, semi-simple earrings, external algebras), the writer makes algebraic K-theory obtainable to first-year graduate scholars and different mathematically refined readers. whether your algebra is rusty, you could learn this booklet; the required history is the following, with proofs.

By Stefan Waldmann

ISBN-10: 3540725172

ISBN-13: 9783540725176

Erstmals als Lehrbuch, mit ausführlichen Beweisen und über a hundred Aufgaben mit Lösungshinweisen. Der Autor entwickelt die Grundlagen zum Thema ausgehend von physikalischen Fragen. Die Poisson-Geometrie bietet den Rahmen für die geometrische Mechanik und stellt eine Verallgemeinerung der symplektischen Geometrie dar. Diese ist bedeutsam für mechanische Systeme mit Symmetrien und deren Phasenraumreduktion. Für die angestrebte Quantisierung sind die geometrischen Sachverhalte algebraisch gedeutet und entsprechend formuliert. Darauf aufbauend bietet die Deformationsquantisierung den Rahmen für die Quantisierung von Poisson-Mannigfaltigkeiten.